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Commission publishes positions on Chile trade talks

The European Commission published on Tuesday 18 documents laying out its positions in the ongoing trade negotiations with Chile, in areas such as digital trade, rules of origin or technical barrier to trade. The documents follow a round of talks in January, which the commission said were "the first substantive discussions on trade issues" since negotiations were launched in November.

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